How it Works

Connect Telegram with SMS in a matter of minutes.

Step 1

Add StartADAM to Telegram

Go to your Telegram settings and add StartADAM to it.

Step 2

Create a group and invite others to communicate from any platform they like

Anyone you invite can connect to the group with their favorite communication app. In this case, SMS. All they need to do is authenticate their SMS account in StartADAM.

Step 3

Connect Telegram> to SMS using StartADAM — it’s like magic!

You will use Telegram and the others will use SMS, but everyone will chat as if they were using the same app!

It’s really that simple. Now messages between Telegram and SMS synced seamlessly.

Why is it useful?

Integrating Telegram with SMS can help businesses improve their client communication by allowing clients to send and receive messages through their preferred channel. This can help businesses provide a better customer experience and streamline their communication processes.

Best for

  • Healthcare providers: Healthcare providers utilize SMS to connect with patients and Telegram with colleagues. SMS-Telegram integration can improve healthcare communication and patient care.
  • Non-profit organizations: Nonprofits employ SMS for funder and volunteer communication and Telegram for team collaboration and stakeholder communication. Telegram-to-SMS integration can improve non-profit communication and donor and volunteer engagement.
  • Government agencies: SMS alerts are commonly needed for emergency notifications. SMS-Telegram integration improves government communication and gives residents another means to reach them.
  • Education institutions: Educational institutions may utilize SMS for student communication and Telegram for faculty and staff communication. Telegram to SMS integration improves educational institution departmental and stakeholder communication.


  • Businesses can interact with customers using their favorite messaging app, boosting customer service.
  • Telegram's group conversations and file sharing let businesses interact with clients and coworkers.
  • 2-way messaging between Telegram and SMS allows for continuous conversation without switching apps or channels.
  • SMS and Telegram integration can streamline company communication and procedures.
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Secure at our core.

We follow all SOC 2 requirements including encryption, with strict measures to protect your data.

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What will you connect?

Want to connect WhatsApp with Slack? Integrate Slack with Microsoft Teams? Get your Telegram messages in Discord?
You can do it all — and more.

Want a walk through?

Our dedicated support team can walk you through how to sync the apps you and your teams use in 10 minutes.

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Frequently Asked Questions

You have questions, we have answers

If you use Telegram, but you need to connect with other companies or clients who prefer SMS/Text Message, StartADAM can help. Connect your Telegram account to StartADAM and invite contacts to join using whichever tool they prefer, like Text Message or Whatsapp.

To get started with StartADAM, authenticate your Telegram account by clicking ‘Let’s go’ and logging in. Once authenticated, you'll be able to use the StartADAM bot to create communication groups that include contacts on various platforms like SMS/Text Message, Whatsapp, Discord, Microsoft Teams, and even others on Telegram also.

You can invite any reasonable number of people into a StartADAM group, and they can join from any tool they prefer. Whether your colleagues prefer SMS, Telegram, Discord, or another tool, they can collaborate in the same channel using StartADAM Connect.

With StartADAM Connect, you can create cross-platform communication groups and invite your SMS contacts to join your Telegram account (and vice versa). You can also take advantage of StartADAM’s integrations with productivity tools like Trello and Jira.

No, to use StartADAM with Telegram, you only need to authenticate your phone number with Telegram on the StartADAM Connect page. Start by clicking ‘Let’s go!’ and authenticate your Telegram. Once authenticated, you can create groups by chatting with the StartADAM bot in Telegram. Alternatively, you can authenticate another work tool you have access to (like Slack or Discord) to create groups from there, for others to join.

After authenticating StartADAM Connect with your phone number, you can create cross-platform communication groups by chatting with the StartADAM bot in Telegram. You can then invite colleagues from various platforms like Text/SMS, Whatsapp, Discord, Microsoft Teams, and Telegram by sharing a link. Each group will appear as its own text message thread in Telegram!